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August 03, 2019 - 8:18 pm
AP-US-Texas-Mall-Shooting Aug 03, 2019 7:59PM By CEDAR ATTANASIO, MICHAEL BALSAMO and DIANA HEIDGERD Associated Press EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Twenty people were killed and more than two dozen injured in a shooting Saturday in a busy shopping area in the Texas border town of El Paso, the state's...
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July 23, 2019 - 3:55 pm
The Senate has given final legislative approval to a bill ensuring that a victims' compensation fund related to the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks never runs out of money. The 97-2 vote sends the bill to President Donald Trump, who is expected to sign it. The vote came after Democratic senators agreed to...
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July 19, 2019 - 10:32 am
Federal authorities have fined the Biltmore Estate in North Carolina for hiring a non-United States citizen over a qualified applicant from the U.S. The Ashville Citizen Times reported Thursday that the estate that owns the massive, gilded-age mansion in western North Carolina violated federal...
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Patrick Gentry
July 11, 2019 - 5:38 pm
Watch Press Conference Below President Donald Trump is abandoning his effort to include a citizenship question on the 2020 census. Instead, Trump says he's ordering every federal department and agency to provide the Commerce Department with all records it requests pertaining to the number of...
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Patrick Gentry
July 09, 2019 - 2:47 pm
A Pickens Police Department employee said a suspect has been arrested after pipe bombs exploded outside the county courthouse, and the arrest triggered another investigation and evacuation on Tuesday. Patrick Gentry has details. The Pickens Police Department said a suspect was arrested Tuesday in...
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Patrick Gentry
July 09, 2019 - 11:38 am
H. Ross Perot, the colorful, self-made Texas billionaire who rose from a childhood of Depression-era poverty and twice ran for president as a third-party candidate, has died. He was 89. Perot, whose 19% of the vote in 1992 stands among the best showings by an independent candidate in the past...
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Patrick Gentry
June 21, 2019 - 10:20 am
President Donald Trump says the U.S. was "cocked and loaded" to retaliate against Iran for downing an American drone, but canceled the strikes 10 minutes before they were to be carried out after being told some 150 people could die. Trump tweeted Friday that the U.S. was ready to "retaliate last...
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Patrick Gentry
June 18, 2019 - 8:00 pm
Announcement courtesy of Fox News President Donald Trump has arrived in Orlando, Florida, where he is set to kick off his reelection campaign with a rally. Trump supporters began arriving as early as Monday for the Tuesday night campaign rally, braving downpours and listening to a cover band...
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Patrick Gentry
June 18, 2019 - 9:48 am
President Donald Trump is threatening to remove millions of people living in the country illegally on the eve of formally announcing his re-election bid. In a pair of tweets Monday night, Trump said that U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement would next week "begin the process of removing the...
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Patrick Gentry
June 17, 2019 - 5:33 pm
Toronto police say two people have been shot and wounded at a rally for the NBA champion Raptors. Two people have been arrested. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Toronto's mayor and the Raptors players remained on stage while the ceremony was briefly interrupted. Police say there are reports...
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